Braintree District Council

Priti slams BDC planning refusal for Complete Dance studio

Category: Local News Published: 20th November 2019 - 2:49 pm

Priti Patel, Conservative Party Parliamentary Candidate for Witham, has slammed Braintree District Council for refusing to grant planning permission for Complete Dance to open a studio on a site at Wheaton Road. The site, which has been vacant for a number of years, could have been turned into a dance …

Priti calls for dance studio planning application to be approved

Category: Local News Published: 20th August 2019 - 10:00 am

The Witham MP, Priti Patel, has called on Braintree District Council to approve a planning application for a dance studio in Witham. Complete Dance are looking for new premises and have applied to develop an industrial unit that has been vacant for more than five years into a dance and …

Priti Patel MP continues campaign of opposition to River View development

Category: Local News Published: 18th April 2019 - 12:00 pm

Local MP Priti Patel is continuing to campaign against the decision taken by Braintree District Council to grant planning permission for development on River View and the Gimsons site in Witham. Priti has lodged a formal complaint with the Council over the decision-making process and the application being determined on …

Priti continues to support Witham Town and local residents on proposals to build on Gimsons site

Category: Local News Published: 20th March 2019 - 9:09 am

Witham MP Priti Patel has backed local residents in opposing a planning application which would have a devastating impact on the Gimsons site and River Walk in Witham. The development proposals were considered by Braintree District Council’s planning committee tonight (19 March 2019), where it was approved despite opposition from …

Priti supports local residents on the Gimsons planning application

Category: Local News Published: 8th March 2019 - 9:16 pm

Witham MP Priti Patel has called on members of Braintree District Council’s Planning Committee to listen to the residents of Witham Town and refuse the planning application for 78 dwellings on the Gimsons site, River Walk, Witham. The Council has published its report for the 19 March 2019 Planning Committee …

Priti calls for Armond Road Traveller Site Action

Category: Local News Published: 27th February 2019 - 3:02 pm

Witham MP Priti Patel has called on Braintree District Council and Essex Police to remove an unauthorised Traveller site on Armond Road, Witham. Despite fencing put up to prevent incursions, a number of caravans have appeared on the land. Priti said: “Yet again residents in Witham find themselves affected by …

Campaign against Gimsons growing in strength

Published on 31st January 2019 Published in General NewsPublished in Local News

Witham MP Priti Patel, local campaigners and councillors have met to discuss the next steps to take in opposing the large housing development plans for the Gimsons site. Hundreds of local residents across Witham have been lobbying Braintree District Council to reject the plans for a wide range of reasons …

Independent Inspector Slams Local Plan proposals

Category: Local News Published: 15th June 2018 - 3:49 pm

Witham MP Priti Patel has expressed her concerns and disappointment after an independent Planning Inspector slammed the proposals led by Colchester Borough Council and Braintree District Council for a garden settlement on the Colchester Borough and Braintree District border. The Inspector considering the development proposals has raised serious questions over …

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